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10 Travel Apps You Need Now

We want you to have the best travel experience from start to finish. These applications will put you at ease so you can focus on enjoying your trip.<p>Apps can help travelers with everything from letting them know the best time to book a flight to translating a foreign menu with their camera. With two …

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The Best Parisian Patisseries Are All on One Delicious Street

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Beautiful new Paris Metro map is a circular delight

With its maze of winding streets, Paris can be a tough place for residents and tourists to navigate. We've already seen how the subtle redesign of …

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Best Macarons in Paris: Where to Head?

01 of 04<p>With their unmistakeable pastel green boxes and signature pink ribbons, Ladurée has achieved a coup in marketing that has made them nearly as …

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My Favorite Places to Drink Coffee in Paris

GalleryMy Favorite Places to Drink Coffee in Paris<p>Before I'd ever been to Paris, I'd heard horror stories about their espresso and rumors that it was impossible to get a good cup of drip coffee there. Yet, on that first day in The City of Light, bleary-eyed and half-conscious right off the …

The perfect romantic riverside walk in Paris

The world’s most romantic city has no shortage of beguiling spots, but the Seine and its surrounds are Paris at its most seductive. On this walk, you’ll pass graceful gardens, palaces, intimate parks, a flower market and an enchanting bookshop. Descend the steps along the quays where it’s possible …

4 More Outstanding Day Trips from Paris

Paris is surrounded by spectacular destinations well worth spending a day outside the City of Light. But for those who’ve been to Giverny or Reims …

Montmartre and Pigalle area guide

Belvédère de Montmartre / © Oliver Knight<p>Vignes de Montmartre / © Paris Tourist Office - Amélie Dupont<p>Escaliers de Montmartre<p>CImentière de Montmartre …

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Best of the French music scene

The tempestuous tones of Edith Piaf, the distinguished nostalgia of Charles Aznavour, the lascivious genius of Serge Gainsbourg and now-comical hits …

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Paris Pâtisseries :: Best Pastry Shops in Paris

Posted in Special Features - June 2, 2011 - 57 Comments<p><b>I’ve been asked many times to make a map of the finest Parisian pâtisseries, so here it is</b> …

Hidden flavours of Paris

Want to savour the French capital's best steaks, freshest baguettes, most welcoming bars and secret street markets? Discover the hidden gems of Paris' food scene with the help of the experts. The article, taken from an edition of <i>Lonely Planet Traveller</i> magazine, shows you how.<p>The secret patisserie …

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"We'll Always Have Paris!"

Let me tell you a few secrets about my native city. From now on of course, they'll definitely be a little less secret, but I believe in sharing.<p>Nothing wrong with visiting the usual landmarks tourists' attractions, but I love Paris so much, I just want to brag about it and give you a different …

From skulls to sewers: the darker side of Paris

Paris basks in its reputation as a glittering capital of fashion, art and culture – but it also has the power to bewitch visitors with more macabre sights.<p>Peer behind the glamour of the French capital to discover the best of its underground wonders and grisly history.<p>Les Catacombes<p>Beneath Paris’ …

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Top 20 free things to do in Paris

City of love, fashion capital, literary paradise… Paris has many different guises. And while museum entry can be steep and fine dining comes at a premium, the French capital can also be a cheap date.<p>Whether you go weak at the knees for soaring church spires or want to rub elbows at an authentic …

Five Can't Miss Cafes in Paris

There seem to be almost an unlimited number of things to do in Paris, including enjoying countless idyllic cafes -- it can be nearly impossible to decipher which offers the best tasse du café in the city. Determining factors, such as the heavenly flakiness of a fresh croissant or the mellow rhythms …

5 Classic Paris Cafes To Visit This Spring

We're talking about the real deal of café culture, the kind of place you could picture Picasso kicking back to enjoy a charcuterie plate and afternoon glass (or bottle) of wine.<p>Obviously any café that could ever come close to offering this much intellectual swagger would be located in Paris. …

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5 Places to Fall in Love in Paris

Oh, the city of lights. For centuries, Paris has enticed poets, artists, and lovers with its cobbled streets, cafe culture, and romantic views. Our love affair with the city runs deep, and we've rounded up some of our favorite spots in Gay Paree to fall in love.<p><b>Jardin du Luxembourg</b><p>The lush gardens …

Medieval Paris: A Walking Tour of the Marais

By Eric Jager, author of <i>Blood Royal: A True Tale of Crime and Detection in Medieval Paris</i><p>In Paris, you can walk in history’s footsteps: A street …

Must Dos Paris

Posted in our foodie fave<p><b>1.</b> Visit the Shakespeare & Co. bookstore (across from Notre Dame on the left bank), which is a very personal English …

10 best free things to do in Paris

Paris is one of the world's most beautiful cities – and one of the most expensive. So, from the walkway over the city to galleries and fashion shows, we pick the city's best free activities<p>• Is there anything we've missed? Tell us your favourite free things to do in Paris in the comments below<p>Make …

25 Essential Books About Americans in Paris

Paris: the city of lights, and the city of endless romanticizing from Americans who have heard that it’s a magical land of baguettes and artistic …

10 of the best spots for culture in Paris

French writer Agnès Poirier guides you to Paris's lesser-known cultural highlights, from a puppet theatre to la Cinémathèque • As featured in our Paris city guide<p>There are good reasons why the Louvre and the Eiffel Tower are respectively the most visited museum and monument in the world. However, …

How to Maneuver Paris’s Top Tourist Attractions

A perennial favorite of tourists, Paris fires up the imagination, delights the senses—and draws the crowds. According to the 2013 Mastercard Global …

How To Eat Like A Local In Paris, According To Actual Parisians

Nobody eats better in a city than the locals. They know where to find the best coffee, because they need it every morning. They know where to find the best late-night grub, because they've been desperate at 2 a.m. after leaving the bar. They know which hole-in-the-wall restaurants are worth …

How Not to Look Like a Tourist in Paris

By Lily Heise, Condé Nast Traveler<p><b>How to greet someone:</b><p>Start off on the right foot by greeting people with "bonjour" (hello). It's not only polite to do when you're introduced directly to someone, but also when you go into a shop, when you're first approached by a waiter at a restaurant, even when …

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Most Paris numbers start with 01; mobile phone numbers start with 06; numbers beginning 08 are special-rate numbers, ranging from 0800 freephone to premium-rate calls<p><b>Time difference:</b> +1 hourTravelling times: London to Paris by Eurostar takes 2hr 15min. Flying time is about one hour<p>Local laws and …

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Carving up the City

A reader named Philippa has informed me that the arrondissement system that divides the city is a fairly new element of city geography:<p>The …

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Paris by night: hot spots and ideas in Paris - Paris Tourist Office - Paris tourist office

Bars come to life, clubs turn up the sound and a festive vibe fills the streets: this is Paris by night!<p>Paris can sometimes be overwhelming during …

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10 Paris museums you can visit for free

<b>PUBLISHED:</b> 12:59 08 June 2016<p>Cité de l'Architecture et du Patrimoine in Paris © Paris Tourist Office - Marc Bertrand<p>Archant<p>Want to go to Paris’ …

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